Calopogon multiflorus Lindley. Phen: Mar-early May. Hab: Moderately well-drained soils of wet pine savannas and wet pine flatwoods (often with Serenoa repens, within its distribution). Dist: E. NC south to s. FL, west to e. LA.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Other Comments: This species has a strong (nearly exclusive) flowering phenology approximately 2 weeks after fire anywhere from early-mid spring burns to late transition season (peninsular FL) burns. Mid to late wet-season burns often do not cause mass-flowering events in this species.
Synonymy: = FNA26, GW1, K1, K3, K4, WH3, Correll (1950), Goldman, van den Berg, & Griffith (2004), Luer (1975), Trapnell, Hamrick, & Giannasi (2004); = n/a – RAB; > Limodorum multiflorum (Lindl.) C.Mohr – S; > Limodorum pinetorum Small – S